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TF185 1981 rear wheel

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Any help with this would be greatly appreciated, I just purchased a TF185 1981, the bike came with a 21" front and 17" rear wheel, I'm needing to replace it with a 18" rear wheel, could anyone tell me what Suzuki models would be an appropriate fit, just trying to get it operational for my wife to learn on. Thank you for your time.

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A TS185ER rear wheel, any model from 1979 to 2019 (yes that's when the last official release that I know of) should fit.

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Thanks mate! Is the front wheel supposed to be 19"? Thanks again.

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The TS185 was 18 and 21, in the 70's right through to 2019 as Nigel mentioned, so assume that it stayed as a 21 for the TF model. 21 is a lot better off-road than 19.
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Ok thanks Nigel and Grant for your help, its much appreciated!

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It's been 30 years since I owned a TF, but I think that they had 19/17in. to make them lower and easier to handle at farm bikes.

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